Bad Girls Like Good Contracts: Ontario Erotic Dancers' Collective Resistance
VICTIM NO MORE: WOMEN`S RESISTANCE TO LAW, CULTURE AND POWER, pp. 46-60, Ellen Faulkner & Gayle Macdonald, eds., Fernwood, 2009
31 Pages Posted: 18 Sep 2011
Date Written: August 15, 2007
Beginning with the analysis of how neo-liberal policies pushed women out of low paying jobs into the sex trades, the author provides a micro-level look of how erotic dancers in Ontario have organized to effect changes in their labour practices.
Keywords: intersectionality, legal subjectivity, unionization, marginal workers, sexuality
JEL Classification: D6, M54, A14,I3, J3
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